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The Kentucky Headhunters and Taylor Ray Holbrook
Reserved Seating-available online or at Town Hall, 276-546-4000
The Kentucky Headhunters have released eight studio albums, three compilations, and twenty-three singles, of which the highest-peaking is a cover of the Don Gibson song "Oh Lonesome Me," which the band took to number 8 in 1990. In addition, the band has won three Country Music Association awards, an Academy of Country Music award and a Grammy Award for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal. The band's sound is influenced by country music, blues, Southern rock, and heavy metal, and has been described as "guitar-heavy, rambunctious music."Lead singer Doug Phelps' voice has been described as "alternately suggest[ing] Count Basie's storied blues shouter Jimmy Rushing and the laid-back cool of Eagle Glenn Frey." The band's combination of styles is most notable in its cover song choices on early albums. All three Mercury albums contain a Bill Monroe cover, and other covers on these albums include Waylon Jennings, Carl Perkins, Norman Greenbaum and The Lovin' Spoonful. Soul showcased the band's blues and R&B influences through its use of Hammond organ and a horn section. The band's original compositions, such as "Dumas Walker" and the title track to Songs from the Grass String Ranch, often develop a regional theme.
At 6:00 PM, Taylor Ray Holbrook will open the show and highlight some of his latest success. For a night to remember, come celebrate the 2016 Tobacco Festival at the The Lee.
$25 Main level
Please visit the Tobacco Festival website for more fun details!
We've got Town Branch Bluegrass!
Jump, Jump, Jump, Jump around!
Eat more PORK!
Did we mention there will be food?
We do have a cooling station!
Friendly tractor owners-so bring the kids!
Local Talent is the best kind!
Live FREE music all day!
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